Marketing and Communications Internship / Volunteer Opportunity
The Arthritis Foundation is seeking an energetic and passionate marketing and communications intern to assist with the marketing, promotion, and communication of the Live Yes! Arthritis Network, special events and educational programming.
Our team of dedicated professionals and volunteers are leading the fight for the arthritis community and helping to conquer everyday battles through life-changing information and resources, access to optimal care, advancements in science, and building community connections.
Create a grassroots marketing and advertising plan to increase participation in the Jingle Bell Run, Walk to Cure Arthritis, educational programs and patient reported outcome assessments
Develop marketing and advertising strategies for volunteer recruitment
Work with in-kind media partners
Prepare content for constituent email communications
Plan and create Social Media content
Assist with website updates
Prepare collateral materials for special events and educational programming
Customize and disseminate press releases
Assist with administrative projects as needed
Microsoft Office proficiency
Internet savvy with regular and consistent computer and internet access
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Experience working with Social Media platforms
Self-motivated, team player with the ability to meet deadlines, remain flexible, and adjust to changing priorities in a fast-paced environment
Strong organizational skills, with keen attention to details
Must be able to work in a group and independently
Open to local travel with reliable transportation
The Spring Marketing & Communications internship/volunteer opportunity will run through May 2021, with the opportunity to extend if desired. Summer and fall internships/volunteer are available as well. This is a remote position with part-time and full-time options available. Occasional evening and weekend work may be needed.
This is an unpaid career experience program; course credit may be provided if needed.
For consideration, please send cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org .
The Arthritis Foundation is the Champion of Yes. Leading the fight for the arthritis community, the Arthritis Foundation helps conquer everyday battles through life-changing information and resources, access to optimal care, advancements in science and community connections. Our goal is to chart a winning course, guiding families in developing personalized plans for living a full life - and making each day another stride towards a cure. We also publish Arthritis Today, the award-winning magazine that reaches 4.2 million readers.